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PostSubject: 1000 yards with a Civil War sharpshooting rifle   August 7th 2015, 5:57 pm

This guy shoots  an Alexander Henry 1859 rifle 1000 yards. He uses paper-patched bullets with lubed felt wads and black powder.  Shooter


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PostSubject: Re: 1000 yards with a Civil War sharpshooting rifle   August 7th 2015, 8:12 pm

Pretty interesting Bob. Thanks for posting it.

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PostSubject: Re: 1000 yards with a Civil War sharpshooting rifle   August 8th 2015, 6:32 am

thats neat stuff.
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PostSubject: Re: 1000 yards with a Civil War sharpshooting rifle   August 8th 2015, 8:00 am

Thanks for the post. The Alex Henry is a great rifle. So is the Whitworth: A friend has an original and a replica Whitworth.
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